Books by Charlie Newton

TRAITOR'S GATE by Charlie Newton
Released: May 19, 2015

"A Texas-size epic—think Wouk's Winds of War—with an amorphous conclusion perhaps portending a sequel."
Ranging from Oklahoma's Dust Bowl to a Mediterranean cauldron of conspiracies, Newton (Start Shooting, 2012, etc.) leaves noir behind to go into grand-scale Michener-mode.Read full book review >
START SHOOTING by Charlie Newton
Released: Jan. 10, 2012

"Following up Calumet City (2008), Newton delivers an even more thrilling, densely packed novel that makes most Chicago crime thrillers seem tame."
Thirty years after the rape-murder of his childhood girlfriend Coleen Brennan in his West Side Chicago neighborhood—a crime for which a retarded African-American man was executed—young Latino cop Bobby Vargas finds himself accused of the killing. Read full book review >
CALUMET CITY by Charlie Newton
Released: March 4, 2008

"A galloping ride from first page to last."
A female Chicago police officer confronts her complex past in Newton's absorbing debut novel. Read full book review >